Costume, DIY, Refashion, Sewing

An Unfortunate Costume

Minor 'A Series of Unfortunate Events' spoilers ahead! Because my friends are the best, I was recently invited to a fancy dress party. The theme was ‘Villains/ antagonists from literature’, and we had a bit of a book swap at the bar too. If you know me at all you know that I am a… Continue reading An Unfortunate Costume

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Costume, DIY, Knitting, My Style, Refashion, Sewing

Happy Birthday Blog!

This post has taken me a long old time to write. Do you ever feel like you’ve been experiencing too much internet? I just felt smothered by it. So, I deleted all my social media apps from my phone, stopped refreshing the Guardian homepage every three minutes, and tried to spend more time doing other… Continue reading Happy Birthday Blog!

Costume, Sewing

Reel Life: Wreck it Ralph

Not my image... obviously Here’s something a little different today. I love costumes and thinking about how the outfits in the films I watch were made. Clothing and costume design in a more formal sense is actually an academic interest of mine, studying it a bit at uni and still considering studying it further in… Continue reading Reel Life: Wreck it Ralph

Costume, DIY, Sewing

Super Hero Costume

My sister contacted me about a super hero themed event coming up, and of course I jumped at the chance to make her own super hero costume. Since it was coming up to Guy Fawkes night at the time, plus I thought it would be cool to do, I decided to design a firework themed… Continue reading Super Hero Costume

Costume, DIY, Sewing

Nedroid inspired Halloween costumes

This Halloween Michael and I dressed up as Reginald and Beartato from Nedroid. If you haven't seen this website before I highly recommend it. It's full of very funny web comics and I can sometimes get lost on there for ages, in a good way. Anyway, so we decided on Michael being Reginald and me… Continue reading Nedroid inspired Halloween costumes